This contract is for the provision of two (2) independent part-time security consultants for the Northern Ireland Office (NIO). During the lifetime of the contract the Public Prosecution Service (PPS) are a named party and will require the services of the first ranked tenderer for approximately 0.5 – 1 day per month.
The Northern Ireland Office (NIO) administers the Home Protection Scheme. The Scheme is a non-statutory, discretionary Scheme aimed at protecting the homes of individuals who are under a NI related terrorism threat with physical security measures. The Security Consultant’s role is to advise and make recommendations on the use of such measures within the parameters of the Scheme.
PUBLIC PROSECUTION SERVICE (PPS)
PPS is the principal prosecuting authority in
Northern Ireland. The PPS is a regionally based organisation. There are seven offices, known as ‘Chambers’. There are two buildings located in Belfast (of which one serves as the headquarters of the PPS) and the regional offices are in Ballymena, Lisburn, Londonderry, Omagh and Newry.